High-rise Construction

Rendering courtesy of MIR.

February 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A 190-meter atrium will rise the full height of the building between two twisting sections.

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February 08, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The second tallest building in the world is officially home to the world’s fastest elevator, the...

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Rendering courtesy of PLP Architecture.

February 08, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Friars Bridge Court will provide a transition between the unvarying height of the buildings to th...

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February 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The amount of the Burj Khalifa’s height that is non-occupiable is taller than most skyscrapers....

Rendering courtesy of Stefano Boeri Architects.

February 03, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be covered in 1,100 trees and 2,500 cascading plants and shrubs.

Rendering courtesy of Blackstone and Equity Office

February 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be the first major renovation in the building’s 43-year history.

Rendering courtesy of Brick Visual

February 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The tower will become the tallest building in what is Canada’s 6th largest city.

Rendering courtesy of FitzGerald Associates Architects

January 31, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 44-story tower will provide 492 rental units and a retail podium.

Silverstein Properties original two-tower design. Rendering courtesy of Oppenheim Architecture + Design.

January 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The company has gone from a two-tower design, to a supertall, and now, supposedly, back to a two-...

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January 26, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Equipped with hanging gardens and a panoramic viewpoint for its top tier, Jardins de l’Arche Towe...

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Rendering courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture 

January 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The renderings are meant to show the potential of the site located in the heart of the Chicago Lo...

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Photo: Jim Trodel, Wikimedia Commons

January 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

This marks the third consecutive record-breaking year for building completions over 200 meters....

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January 20, 2017 | CTBUH

Woodscrapers, the automobile industry's expansion into the tall building development business, an...

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Rendering courtesy of Goettsch Partners

January 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Chicago architecture firm won a design competition for the project anticipated to be complete...

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Rendering courtesy of Crescent Heights

January 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building was designed by Rafael Viñoly and is scheduled for completion in 2019.

Rendering courtesy of Morphosis

December 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 350-meter-high building was designed by Morphosis and will provide over 2 million sf of offic...

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Rendering courtesy of CetraRuddy

December 13, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The office, designed by CetraRuddy, will be completed in 2017.

Courtesy of KPF

December 06, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building, designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox and developed by SL Green, will stand 1,401 tall.

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Image courtesy of Vincent Callebaut Architectures

December 02, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building sits just a few blocks from the LEED-Platinum certified Taipei 101, the world’s eigh...

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November 07, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Shanghai Tower beat out three other finalists selected from 132 entries from around the world for...

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Rendering courtesy of Kohn Pederson Fox

November 03, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Murphy Development Group is looking for tenants for the $800 million project.

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November 01, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm has worked on almost half of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.

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November 01, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The model is on display at the newly opened LEGOLAND Dubai.

Rendering courtesy of Handel Architects

November 01, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building will become the tallest residential tower in the city.

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October 31, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

All but four owners/developers on the list are located in the United Arab Emirates, China, or Hon...

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October 28, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

Only one firm has worked on more than 10 of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.

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October 27, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm worked on over three times as many of the tallest buildings as the second place firm...

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October 26, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm has worked on almost one-fifth of the 100 tallest buildings in the world.

Photo: Frank Schulenburg, Wikipedia Creative Commons

October 25, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Residents are beginning to question if the tower, which exists in a major earthquake fault zone,...

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October 21, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

Two firms stand well above the others when it comes to the number of tall buildings they have des...

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